In the healthcare industry, profit pool growth has varied widely over the past five years
Growth, major changes, and strong value-creation potential make healthcare an exciting industry. At the same time, uncertainty and complexity make it an unnerving one. Because of these factors, profit pool growth has varied widely over the last five years across the healthcare sector, ranging from negative growth to growth above 10%.Exhibit 1
Looking ahead, growth will continue to be driven by innovation, and winners will be those who can deliver value-creating solutions, thrive under uncertainty, and spot and effectively respond to opportunities as they arise.
Check back in January for our forthcoming report on the underlying drivers of historic—and potential future—shifts in industry profit pools among health insurers, healthcare delivery systems, service vendors, and the pharmaceutical value chain, as well as the impact technology-driven disruption could have on them.